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Teachers Union's Allies Join Plans For 'Day Of Action' Friday

...Drexel Blvd. at 8:30 a.m., followed by joining Beasley Elementary School picketers at 5255 S. State St. at 9 a.m., then a Chicago State University rally at noon at 9501 S...

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...a Friday itinerary stating that she'd join the King High School picket line at 4445 S. Drexel Blvd. at 8:30 a.m., followed by joining Beasley Elementary School picketers at 5255 S...

On the North Side, Fight for $15 planned to join a 6:30 a.m. news conference at Roosevelt High School, 3426 W. Wilson Ave., with striking teachers and supportive Chicago Public Schools parents and students and nursing-home and airport workers, as well as state Rep. Jaime Andrade (D-Chicago).

They'll move on to a 9:30 a.m. protest at the North Park CTA Garage and a McDonald's at 3154 W. Foster Ave., followed by joining the Northeastern Illinois University protest at 10:30 a.m. at 5500 N. St. Louis Ave.

They'll move on to a 9:30 a.m. protest at the North Park CTA Garage and a McDonald's at 3154 W. Foster Ave., followed by joining the Northeastern Illinois University protest at 10:30 a.m. at 5500 N. St. Louis Ave.

...home-care and child-care workers at 6:30 a.m. at Harlan High School, 9652 S. Michigan Ave., before moving on to a McDonald's at 36 W. 95th St. at 9:30...

...Harlan High School, 9652 S. Michigan Ave., before moving on to a McDonald's at 36 W. 95th St. at 9:30 a.m., followed by joining the Chicago State protest at the Student...

...payments, announced Wednesday it would join a protest at the Illinois Department of Human Services, 401 S. Clinton Ave., at 3 p.m., followed by a trip to the Thompson Center...

...Association plans to meet up with supportive elected officials at 2:15 p.m. at 2840 N. Milwaukee Ave. for a march to Logan Square's Centennial Monument at Milwaukee and Kedzie Avenue at...

...all protests lead toward a mass rally at 4 p.m. at the Thompson Center, 100 W. Randolph St., followed by the march to shut down Downtown...

    Teachers Union's Allies Join Plans For 'Day Of Action' Friday
    DOWNTOWN - Unions, neighborhood groups, fast-food workers and fellow educators have set battle plans to join the Chicago Teachers Union's "day of action" Friday. The teachers union set its plans earlier this week, and groups that had already expressed their solidarity began releasing their plans Thursday to team up at protest sites.
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15-Year-Old Girl Missing From Washington Park

Makiylah Drane went missing April 18 from the 6000 block of South Prairie Avenue, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.

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Drane is described as a 5-foot-7, 130-pound black girl with brown eyes, brown hair and a medium complexion, police said. She is known to frequent the areas of 79th and Wentworth, 80th – 83rd and LaSalle and Chatham Park.

Drane is described as a 5-foot-7, 130-pound black girl with brown eyes, brown hair and a medium complexion, police said. She is known to frequent the areas of 79th and Wentworth, 80th – 83rd and LaSalle and Chatham Park.

    15-Year-Old Girl Missing From Washington Park
    (STMW) - Chicago Police are searching for a 15-year-old girl who has been reported missing from the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side. Makiylah Drane went missing April 18 from the 6000 block of South Prairie Avenue, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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15-year-old girl missing from Washington Park

Makiylah Drane went missing April 18 from the 6000 block of South Prairie Avenue, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.

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Drane is described as a 5-foot-7, 130-pound black girl with brown eyes, brown hair and a medium complexion, police said. She is known to frequent the areas of 79th and Wentworth, 80th – 83rd and LaSalle and Chatham Park.

Drane is described as a 5-foot-7, 130-pound black girl with brown eyes, brown hair and a medium complexion, police said. She is known to frequent the areas of 79th and Wentworth, 80th – 83rd and LaSalle and Chatham Park.

    15-year-old girl missing from Washington Park
    Chicago Police are searching for a 15-year-old girl who has been reported missing from the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side. Makiylah Drane went missing April 18 from the 6000 block of South Prairie Avenue, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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University Plans to Sell 13 Properties, Funds Will Go to Teaching and Research

...Avenue, 5706–10 South Blackstone Avenue, 1321 East 57th Street, 1323 East 57th Street, 1327–33 East 57th Street, 1413–15 East 57th Street, 1027–29 East 48th Street, and 5117 South Kenwood Avenue...

...Avenue, 1321 East 57th Street, 1323 East 57th Street, 1327–33 East 57th Street, 1413–15 East 57th Street, 1027–29 East 48th Street, and 5117 South Kenwood Avenue...

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The properties to be sold are at 1401 East Hyde Park Boulevard, 5107 South Blackstone Avenue, 5110 South Kenwood Avenue, 5345 South Harper Avenue, 5330 South Blackstone...

The properties to be sold are at 1401 East Hyde Park Boulevard, 5107 South Blackstone Avenue, 5110 South Kenwood Avenue, 5345 South Harper Avenue, 5330 South Blackstone Avenue, 5455 South Blackstone...

...properties to be sold are at 1401 East Hyde Park Boulevard, 5107 South Blackstone Avenue, 5110 South Kenwood Avenue, 5345 South Harper Avenue, 5330 South Blackstone Avenue, 5455 South Blackstone Avenue, 5706–10 South...

...are at 1401 East Hyde Park Boulevard, 5107 South Blackstone Avenue, 5110 South Kenwood Avenue, 5345 South Harper Avenue, 5330 South Blackstone Avenue, 5455 South Blackstone Avenue, 5706–10 South Blackstone Avenue, 1321 East...

...Hyde Park Boulevard, 5107 South Blackstone Avenue, 5110 South Kenwood Avenue, 5345 South Harper Avenue, 5330 South Blackstone Avenue, 5455 South Blackstone Avenue, 5706–10 South Blackstone Avenue, 1321 East 57th Street, 1323 East...

...South Blackstone Avenue, 5110 South Kenwood Avenue, 5345 South Harper Avenue, 5330 South Blackstone Avenue, 5455 South Blackstone Avenue, 5706–10 South Blackstone Avenue, 1321 East 57th Street, 1323 East 57th Street, 1327–33...

...Harper Avenue, 5330 South Blackstone Avenue, 5455 South Blackstone Avenue, 5706–10 South Blackstone Avenue, 1321 East 57th Street, 1323 East 57th Street, 1327–33 East 57th Street, 1413–15 East 57th Street, 1027...

...Blackstone Avenue, 5455 South Blackstone Avenue, 5706–10 South Blackstone Avenue, 1321 East 57th Street, 1323 East 57th Street, 1327–33 East 57th Street, 1413–15 East 57th Street, 1027–29 East 48th Street...

...1323 East 57th Street, 1327–33 East 57th Street, 1413–15 East 57th Street, 1027–29 East 48th Street, and 5117 South Kenwood Avenue...

...33 East 57th Street, 1413–15 East 57th Street, 1027–29 East 48th Street, and 5117 South Kenwood Avenue...

    University Plans to Sell 13 Properties, Funds Will Go to Teaching and Research
    The University plans to put 13 of its properties on the market in May, according to a News Office article. The list of properties includes 10 residential buildings, two vacant lots, and a retail property. The University said it will use money from the sales to fund teaching and research.
    http://chicagomaroon.com

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4 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings In Chicago

Witnesses told investigators they saw the teen collapse after he ran from an alley in the 6000 block of South Calumet about 9:15 p.m., police said. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in serious condition with a gunshot wound to the back.

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The 55-year-old was shot during an argument with someone he knew inside an apartment in the 10700 block of South Eberhart at 11:35 p.m., according to Chicago Police. He was shot in both legs and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition was stabilized.

The 23-year-old was on the sidewalk in the 1300 block of West 69th Street just before 10 p.m. when he heard gunshots and realized he’d been shot in the finger, police said. He took himself to Holy Cross Hospital, where his condition stabilized.

The man was riding a bicycle in the 5600 block of South Princeton a few minutes before 1 p.m. when he heard gunshots and realized he’d been shot, police said. He was taken with a gunshot wound to the calf to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where his condition was stabilized.

    4 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings In Chicago
    CHICAGO (STMW) - Four people were wounded in shootings Wednesday on Chicago's South Side. Most recently, a man was shot in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side. The 55-year-old was shot during an argument with someone he knew inside an apartment in the 10700 block of South Eberhart at 11:35 p.m., according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

  • So far this year Chicago has experienced 185 homicides and 1103 shooting victims. Still awaiting the ACLU and it's minion, Kwame Raoul, to offer a strategy to address this violence!

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4 wounded in South Side shootings Wednesday

Witnesses told investigators they saw the teen collapse after he ran from an alley in the 6000 block of South Calumet about 9:15 p.m., police said. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in serious condition with a gunshot wound to the back.

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The 55-year-old was shot during an argument with someone he knew inside an apartment in the 10700 block of South Eberhart at 11:35 p.m., according to Chicago Police. He was shot in both legs and taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition was stabilized.

The 23-year-old was on the sidewalk in the 1300 block of West 69th Street just before 10 p.m. when he heard gunshots and realized he’d been shot in the finger, police said. He took himself to Holy Cross Hospital, where his condition stabilized.

The man was riding a bicycle in the 5600 block of South Princeton a few minutes before 1 p.m. when he heard gunshots and realized he’d been shot, police said. He was taken with a gunshot wound to the calf to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where his condition was stabilized.

    4 wounded in South Side shootings Wednesday
    Four people were wounded in shootings Wednesday on Chicago's South Side. Most recently, a man was shot in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side. The 55-year-old was shot during an argument with someone he knew inside an apartment in the 10700 block of South Eberhart at 11:35 p.m., according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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Teen boy seriously wounded in Washington Park shooting

Witnesses told police they saw the teen collapse after he ran from an alley in the 6000 block of South Calumet about 9:15 p.m., police said.

    Teen boy seriously wounded in Washington Park shooting
    A 16-year-old boy was shot in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side on Wednesday night. Witnesses told police they saw the teen collapse after he ran from an alley in the 6000 block of South Calumet about 9:15 p.m., police said. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in serious condition, police said.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

Apr 18

Updated 6 days ago

3 Dead, 29 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Violence

At 11 a.m., an 18-year-old man was shot in the 5600 block of S Michigan Ave in the Washington Park neighborhood, police said. He was shot in the hand and shoulder and taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition, though authorities added that he was uncooperative with investigators.

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...a car with her family. Her aunt and cousin were in the car in the 5400 block of W. Le Moyne in the West Side Austin neighborhood when someone fired shots at the car from a...

...say a man was turned away from a party at a residential garage in the 7400 block of S. Eggleston in the city's Englewood neighborhood. He returned with a gun at 11:20 p...

...occurred early Sunday morning in the city’s Lawndale neighborhood. Officers were called to the 1300 block of S Central Park Ave around 1:25 a.m., finding an unresponsive man on the ground. He was later...

...5:20 p.m., 14-year-old boy was standing on the sidewalk in the 2300 block of W 66th St in the West Englewood neighborhood when someone in a passing vehicle fired shots, according to...

...in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side. She was standing on the street in 5500 block of W Congress Parkway at 2:24 a.m. when she heard shots and felt pain, according to police...

...m., a 28-year-old woman got into a fight with another woman in the 6400 block of S Langley in the city’s West Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side. The woman pulled out...

Less than 15 minutes later at 8:28 a.m., two men were in the 6100 block of S Bishop in West Englewood when a white SUV pulled up and a person inside the car...

A 30-year-old man was in the 2000 block of E 71st St in the South Shore neighborhood at 11:20 a.m. when someone fired shots from inside a passing white SUV, police said. He sustained a gunshot wound to the ankle and was taken to Christ Medical Center, according to police.

In the 6700 block of S. Normal Blvd, two men were hanging out on the street in the Englewood neighborhood at 3:10...

At 6:05 p.m. in the 4100 block of W Grenshaw St in Lawndale, a 22-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk when two men approached on foot and fired shots. He was shot in the chest and taken in critical condition to Mount Sinai Hospital, police said.

A 13-year-old boy was shot while walking across the street in the 7300 block of S University Ave in the Grand Crossing neighborhood, police said. The shooting occurred at 8 p.m., when...

...shoulder. Police say he was uncooperative, and told them he had been walking in the 1500 block of W 89th St in the Gresham neighborhood when he heard shots and felt pain. He was listed in...

...38-year-old man was standing on the front porch of a home in the 6900 block of S Damen Ave when someone fired shots from a dark-colored sedan, according to police. The victim was...

At 12:35 a.m., a 26-year-old man was in the backseat of a car in the 5000 block of W Monroe St in the South Austin neighborhood when he heard shots and felt pain. He was driven to Mount Sinai Hospital where he was listed in stable condition with a gunshot wound to the right wrist, police said.

A 24-year-old man was in a car in the 200 block of W Marquette Rd in the Englewood neighborhood at around 4:15 a.m., according to police. A male...

At approximately the same time, two men were walking on the sidewalk in the 600 block of N Ashland Ave in West Town when they heard numerous gunshots and felt pain. Both men, ages 22...

...20 a.m. in the Englewood neighborhood. He was standing on the sidewalk in the 7200 block of S Aberdeen St when someone fired shots from a passing black vehicle. He was hit in the back...

...m. in the Parkway Gardens neighborhood. Police said three men entered a restaurant in the 6300 block of S King Drive and announced a robbery. The suspects stole the man’s jewelry and one offender fired...

A woman shot at around 6:30 a.m. in the 2800 block of N Broadway St in the North Side Lake View neighborhood walked into Little Company of Mary Hospital in...

A 27-year-old man sustained a graze wound to the leg in the 8300 block of S Stewart Ave in the city’s Chatham neighborhood, police said. The incident occurred around 1:50 p.m. and the victim denied medical attention at the scene.

At 2:30 p.m. in the 6400 block of S Eberhart in the Woodlawn neighborhood, a 19-year-old man was standing outside when a gunman dressed in black approached and fired shots. The victim was shot in the left foot and taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center in good condition, police said.

...wound, according to police. He told authorities he had been inside a car in the 4600 block of N Central Park Ave when he heard shots and realized he had been hit. He was taken by ambulance...

In the 100 block of E 120th Pl in the West Pullman neighborhood on the city’s South Side, a 25-year-old woman was shot shortly before 4 p.m., according to police. She sustained a gunshot wound to the leg and refused medical attention at the scene, but later self-transported to Roseland Hospital.

At 7:07 p.m., two men were sitting on a porch in the 1900 block of S Troy Ave in the Lawndale neighborhood when an unknown offender approached on foot and fired shots, police...

Around 8 p.m. in the Chatham neighborhood, a 23-year-old man was walking on the sidewalk in the 800 block of E 82nd St when an unknown offender in a light-colored SUV opened fire. The victim was shot in the left leg and taken to Stroger Hospital in fair condition, according to police. 

    3 Dead, 26 Wounded in Chicago Weekend Violence
    The nicest weather weekend of the year thus far brought violence into focus once again in Chicago, leaving 3 dead and 26 injured in shootings across the city by late Sunday afternoon. The victims included a 1-year-old girl wounded while riding in a car, a father of two killed outside his childhood home, and a police officer injured by a pellet gun.
    http://www.nbcchicago.com

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    Psionic, ops is gone. It was replaced by ipra. iAd still exists. Btw, streets and sans employees have killed citizens. The water department was the cause of a death in roscoe village. No weapons used but a tree was the cause of one and a few trucks too.

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